SIEVE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of sieve
Definition:
n. device to separate larger objects from smaller objects, or to separate solid objects from a liquid; utensil for separating; coarse basket
Example:
When they are tender, strain the soup into a clean pan through a fine wire sieve.
Sentence in Classic:
He watched how Mishka strode along, swinging the huge clods of earth that clung to each foot; and getting off his horse, he took the sieve from Vassily and started sowing himself.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context